West End House Hosts Esperanza; A Celebration of Hope and Healing Through Art!

Last Wednesday West End House hosted Esperanza; A Celebration of Hope and Healing Through Art, an interactive visual arts exhibit featuring a collaborative, community quilt and individual textile pieces designed by our youth artists. The exhibit was the culmination of a seven week program with our summer Artist in Residence Susan Thompson. Susan, an... read more »

Annual Celebration: Harambee!

On Saturday, June 12 we kicked off our 2021 Annual Celebration festivities with our first community-wide and in-person gathering since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Harambee was a daylong celebration of togetherness and community including an outdoor art gallery featuring work from our youth and alumni artists, and performances by our young people... read more »

Dawnn Ashley Jaffier, Lifelong West End House Member

A new art installation adorning our building honors three individuals who have made an impact on West End House. Third in this series, but occupying a central place in all of our hearts, is lifelong West End House member Dawnn Ashley Jaffier. Improving the lives of Boston youth was Dawnn’s passion. Before becoming an... read more »